Just in time for our adaptation of his massive work of metafiction, Don Quixote, Spain’s most lauded author has turned-up again.
via BBC: Spain finds Don Quixote writer Cervantes’ tomb in Madrid
Forensic scientists say they have found the tomb of Spain’s much-loved giant of literature, Miguel de Cervantes, nearly 400 years after his death.
They believe they have found the bones of Cervantes, his wife and others recorded as buried with him in Madrid’s Convent of the Barefoot Trinitarians.
The Don Quixote author was buried in 1616 but his coffin was later lost.
BONUS: Visit the BBC’s page and scroll down for a one minute video primer about “Who was Cervantes?”